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Lakeland walker suffers head injuries in fall on Cat Bells

Rescuers have thanked passers-by who looked after a man after he fell on a Lake District hill. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team was alerted about 2.45p...

Ross Jenkin will tackle continuous round of four national mountain challenges

There must be something in the water this June as another endurance athlete sets out on a quest to set a record.

Four Keswick rescuers clock up combined 140 years' service with team

Four members of Keswick Mountain Rescue Team have been recognised for their service after clocking up a combined 140 years’ volunteering.

Runner Sabrina Verjee sets out on renewed Wainwrights record attempt

Endurance athlete Sabrina Verjee has hit the Lake District fells in a renewed effort to set a fastest time for completing the Wainwrights.

Charity says radical rethink necessary to tackle Lake District traffic chaos

Landscape charity the Friends of the Lake District said action is necessary to tackle the problem of traffic in the national park.

Man manages to self-rescue from scramble after calling for help from Lakeland ridge

A man who reported himself cragfast on a Lake District ridge managed to self-rescue after calling for help.

Duke of Edinburgh's Award teen stretchered from Lakeland fell after injuring herself

A participant in a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award expedition was stretchered from a Lake District mountain after injuring herself.

Northumberland rescuers deal with three callouts in 24 hours

Rescuers in Northumberland were called into action three times in 24 hours. Volunteers from Northumberland Mountain Park Rescue Team and North of T...

Climb instructor and mountain rescuer Sam Pilcher dies after Lakes crag fall

A climbing instructor and mountain rescue volunteer has died after an accident last week on a Lake District crag.

Following in Wainwright's footsteps, only faster: Brian Melia runs a record Pennine Journey

Prompted by a suggestion from his wife, Brian Melia set out on quest to complete A Pennine Journey; 88 hours later he finished the 247-mile course and set a new record.

On test: Keen Ridge Flex Waterproof Hiking Boots reviewed

Keen's lightweight walking boots incorporate innovative rubber flex sections the brand claims will cut the energy expended on your walk.

Follow in the Brontë sisters' footsteps to Top Withins, inspiration for Wuthering Heights

Take to the romantic wild Brontë moors, home to Cathy and Heathcliff, on this walk starting in the hilltop village of Haworth in West Yorkshire .

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